Fairmont Banff Springs

405 Spray Avenue, Banff, AB T1L 1J4, Canada
+1 403 762 2211

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8.9

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Fairmont Banff Springs - Banff, AB, Canada
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Good to know

Distance to city centre 0.9 mi
Location rating 8.7
Nearest airport Banff
Distance to airport 3.1 mi

Rooms

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King rooms

£252+

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£394 per night
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£394 per night
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£640 per night
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£650 per night

Standard rooms

£201+

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£234 per night

Deluxe rooms

£254+

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£263 per night
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£299 per night
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£320 per night
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£355 per night
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£365 per night
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£380 per night
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£391 per night
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£415 per night
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£436 per night
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£452 per night
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£490 per night
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£547 per night
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£553 per night
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£553 per night
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£556 per night
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£568 per night
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£594 per night
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£598 per night

Queen rooms

£206+

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£249 per night
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£261 per night
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£336 per night
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£343 per night
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£370 per night
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£402 per night
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£409 per night
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£421 per night
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£430 per night

Double rooms

£210+

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£225 per night
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£350 per night
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Double bed
£530 per night

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  • Excellent
    Nov 2019
    10.0

    Beautiful place !

    Everything was perfect

  • Excellent
    Nov 2019
    9.0

    We did not get to have the breakfast :( I was hoping to stay in the main building but ended up in the Gate House. View was great. Room was great. Wish rooms were a little cheaper otherwise I would stay there more.

  • Excellent
    Nov 2019
    9.0

    The location is excellent, pretty close to the Norquay ski resort and the Banff town. While you are having the spa in the outdoor pool and having the afternoon tea, you can enjoy the lovely view of the Rockies Mountain.

    However, the hotel is too pricey, and surprisingly, you don't get an extra discount for the spa or the afternoon tea because you are staying here. You can simply buy spa tickets and afternoon tickets and stay at Banff other hotels to save money.

  • Excellent
    Nov 2019
    10.0

    The hotel is gorgeous, impressive and in a beautiful forest, close to the town. Amenities are amazing. Staff/service was fantastic. It is very pricey but the price is not a surprise for this style of travel.

    Liked it all. Can’t think of anything that could be better

  • Excellent
    Nov 2019
    8.8

    Grand medieval style castle. Magnificent views over Bow river and falls. Close to town and Sulphur Mountain gondola.

    Need to put privacy sign up until leaving the room. Cleaning staff a little hasty in entering before we had the chance to open the door.

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About

Overview

Fairmont Banff Springs is a luxury mountain resort nestled in Canadian Rockies that attracts visitors from across the globe. It is an ideal destination for singles, couples, groups, and families alike.

Referred to as Canada’s castle in the Rockies, Fairmont Banff Springs is a charming destination for those who adore outdoor activities. It is about 80 miles away from Calgary International Airport and steps away from the Banff Springs Golf Course. Three nearby ski resorts make it the perfect spot for novice and seasoned skiers.

Accommodations at Fairmont Banff Springs are the finest in luxury, offering incredible views of snow-capped mountains, lush forests, and skiers ascending and descending summits. Guests can choose a Deluxe Mountain View Room that sleeps up to two guests, the spacious Royal Suite with panoramic views of Bow Valley, or a Fairmont Gold Junior Suite with mountain and forest views. All rooms are non-smoking, with many being accessibility-friendly, and the resort welcomes pets.

Fairmont Banff Springs’ on-site activities can suit the needs of many guests. Adults can pamper the body and mind at the luxurious Willow Stream Spa, and explore the scenic links at the seasonal Fairmont Banff Springs Golf Course. Kids of all ages will relish the Canadian Bowling and Entertainment Centre, which includes blacklight bowling, billiards, and ping-pong tables, and swimming at the resort’s extravagant pool.

Dining at Fairmont Banff Springs is a treat for all types of guests. The Waldhaus Pub and Patio offers the best German cuisine and beers, while the Vermillion Room crafts exquisite French cuisine all-day. Samurai Sushi Bar and Restaurant and Rocky Mountain Afternoon Tea are a couple more specialty dining spots.

For more than 125 years, Fairmont Banff Springs has offered its guest the most relaxing amenities and thrilling activities during their visit to the Canadian Rocky Mountains.

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Features

Free parking
Free airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet friendly
Air conditioning

8.9 Excellent

based on 15,514 reviews

9.0

Service

8.7

Location

4.5

Value

4.3

Comfort

Things to know

  • Nice building
  • Great view
  • Professional service

Check in

16:00

Check out

12:00

Cancellation/pre-payment

Policies vary by room type and provider.

Amenities

Fitness centre
Free Wi-Fi
Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
ATM on-site
Business centre
Car hire
Concierge service
Gift shop
Laundry service
Meeting/Banquet facilities
Room service
Bicycle hire
Game room
Spa
Hot tub
Indoor pool
Outdoor pool
Skiing
No smoking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Express check out
Tennis
Air-conditioned
24-hour front desk
Safe
Sauna
Airport Shuttle (Surcharge)
Storage available
Terrace/Patio
Disabled access
Lift
Hiking
Massage
Laundry facilities
Golf
Child pool
Beauty salon
Hairdryer
Cable or satellite TV
Coffee shop
Babysitting/child care services (surcharge)
Internet (surcharge)
Parking (surcharge)
Steam room
Wedding services
Currency exchange on-site
Scuba diving
Playground

FAQs when booking at Fairmont Banff Springs

Why should I stay at Fairmont Banff Springs?

With a distinguished history that dates back to 1888, the hotel has a charismatic charm and is an iconic symbol of the Rocky Mountain Range. First built close to the railway line, it was constructed with limestone materials and takes inspiration from Scottish baronial architecture. The rustic interior features traditional décor such as oak beams and stained glasswork. A timeless symbol of the Banff National Park, you will feel the nostalgic resonance the second that you walk through the front door. Heritage tours of the hotel are available if you want to learn more of the history.

What transport services does Fairmont Banff Springs provide?

Discover the pleasant beauty of Banff town, with a free shuttle service to and from the hotel. A host of activities and attractions are available in town including art galleries, farmer’s markets and river cruises. Complimentary shuttles are also supplied to reach Waldhaus Restaurant and the clubhouse of the golf course.

What pet services are on offer at Fairmont Banff Springs?

Aside from an expanse of parklands to enjoy long walks, the hotel offers pet-sitting amenities so that you can head out to the mountains knowing your companion is cared for. An approximate C$ 68 ($50 daily) fee is charged which accounts for cleaning services and a donation to a local adoption shelter.

What activities are run for kids at Fairmont Banff Springs?

When the sun goes down it is the perfect time to start learning, and Sky Science sessions teach children about astronomy and gravity with interactive fun. Bears, Birds and Beavers educates youngsters about the wildlife that inhabits Banff, with games and activities that will keep them entertained. A vacation is not complete without a sweet snack, and Pajamarama Night & Treat Decorating lets kids celebrates the joy of baked goods after dinner. All youth programs are available for roughly C$ 18 (approximately $14) per hour.

What’s the easiest way to get to Fairmont Banff Springs from the airport?

More than a 1h 30m drive from Calgary International Airport, picking up a rental car is a popular option for those arriving by plane. Major rental agencies that include Europcar, Avis, Alamo, Enterprise and Budget have offices at the airport, located in the Rental Car Center on the Departures Level of the main terminal. The scenic drive towards Banff National Park has plenty of places to stop along the way such as Mount Rundle and picturesque spots along Bow River.

What outdoor activities are available at Fairmont Banff Springs?

Make the most of the incredible Canadian outdoors with fishing, river rafting and horseback riding. During the winter months you can also try your hand at dog sledding, snowshoeing and ice skating.

Does Fairmont Banff Springs have excursions to join?

The hotel has a close association with a list of private tour companies that specialize in excursions to some of the most amazing locations close to Banff. Venture out to the Icefields Parkway, Lake Louise, Kootenay National Park or Yoho National Park and marvel at the natural beauty of Canada. (Prices checked 10/05/19).

Where is Fairmont Banff Springs located?

Fairmont Banff Springs is located at 405 Spray Avenue, 0.9 miles from the centre of Banff. Bow Falls is the closest landmark to Fairmont Banff Springs.

When is check-in time and check-out time at Fairmont Banff Springs?

Check-in time is 16:00 and check-out time is 12:00 at Fairmont Banff Springs.

Does Fairmont Banff Springs offer free Wi-Fi?

Yes, Fairmont Banff Springs offers free Wi-Fi.

Does Fairmont Banff Springs offer free parking?

No, Fairmont Banff Springs does not offer free parking.

Does Fairmont Banff Springs offer free airport shuttle service?

No, Fairmont Banff Springs does not offer free airport shuttle service.

How far is Fairmont Banff Springs from the airport?

Fairmont Banff Springs is 67 miles from Calgary.

Can you bring pets to Fairmont Banff Springs?

Yes, Fairmont Banff Springs is a pet-friendly hotel.

Does Fairmont Banff Springs have a pool?

Yes, Fairmont Banff Springs has a pool on-site.

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Location

Most popular landmarks

  • Bow Falls 240 yd
  • Banff Cascades of Time Gardens 0.6 mi
  • Banff Park Museum 0.8 mi
  • Buffalo Nations Luxton Museum 0.9 mi
  • Upper Hot Springs 0.9 mi
  • Whyte Museum of the Canadian Rockies 0.9 mi

Getting around

Calgary 67 mi
Banff 1.4 mi

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